On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1963

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Sanja Dole┼żal, Croatian singer (Novi fosili)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCharles Vyner Brooke

Charles Vyner Brooke, 3rd and last White Rajah of Sarawak (1917-46), dies at 88

3rd and Last White Rajah of Sarawak Charles Vyner Brooke
3rd and Last White Rajah of Sarawak
Charles Vyner Brooke

1963 Highlights

About May 9, 1963

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus